This popular design is based on James Earle Fraser's famous 1913 Buffalo Nickel. These beautiful Proof Gold Buffalo coins are struck on specially prepared planchets multiple times to provide a special mirrorlike finish.
- Contains 1 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
- Coin comes in a capsule in the original U.S. Mint box with a certificate of authenticity.
- Obverse: Showcases a rendition of James Earle Fraser's acclaimed "Buffalo Nickel" design of an American Indian in profile originally minted in 1913.
- Reverse: Depicts an American buffalo on the reverse which is a visual representation of the bison named Black Diamond who, in the early 1900s, lived in the Central Park Zoo in New York City.
- Sovereign coin backed by the U.S. government.
Proof Gold Buffalos add a new beauty to this popular coin design. Add this Proof Gold Buffalo to your cart today!
The history of American Buffalo 1 oz Gold coins
The creation of the .9999 fine Gold American Buffalo 1 oz Gold coins by the U.S. Mint was authorized by the Presidential $1 Coin Act, a 2005 act of Congress that directed the production of the Gold Buffalo coins, the First Spouse Gold coins, and the Presidential Dollar series. Gold Buffalos are positioned as a premium bullion product because of their .9999 fine Gold content and their historic design, modeled after the 1913 Buffalo nickel. Because of rising Gold prices and their attractive design, Gold Buffalo coins are more popular than ever.
Why invest in American Buffalo Proof Gold coins?
Buying 1 oz Gold coins and other types of Gold at pawn shops may seem like an opportunity to save money but you do not always know what kind of quality you are getting. When looking for 2014 Gold coins for sale, understand that Gold is the most counterfeited Precious Metal on the market. Buying a U.S. Gold coin, rather than a Gold round, is one way to make sure you are getting quality Gold, but it is still safer to buy from a trusted source. Gold coin prices represent a considerable outlay of capital, but with Gold Buffalos available at APMEX you know what you are getting.
The value of 1 oz Gold coins comes from the many uses of Gold, traditionally as well as in modern society.
When buying 1 oz Gold Buffalo coins, consider all the other uses of Gold. Knowing that these 2014 Gold Buffalo coins are just a sampling of how Gold is used will help make you a better investor because you will understand the trends and developments that affect the price of Gold. When you buy U.S. Gold coins, the price is a direct reflection of the demand for Gold jewelry, the robust markets for Gold in Asia and the need for Gold in industry. Gold coin prices are also affected by the desire for people to own an alternative to paper currencies.
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